|OTR - The Coca-Cola Top Notchers (19March1930) - top notchers|
Keywords: 1930; radio; big Band; orchestra
Old Time Radio Broadcasts, The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Live Remotes and Airchecks
Keywords: Old Time Radio; The Glenn Miller Orchestra; Glenn Miller; Big Band; Remotes; Airchecks
Downloads: 10,833 (3 reviews)
|Smith Ballew Radio Broadcast|
SMITH BALLEW Don't know much about the particulars of the interviews. Took place in Texas, perhaps in the mid to late 1960s and on at least two separate dates and locations (Temple U. being one). Smith reminisces with a couple of fellows. They chat a bit about specifics and then spin a few 78s they've just been talking about. This is paired down from the original tape, with just one song between each bit of talking...
Keywords: Smith Ballew; Seger Ellis; Radio Broadcast; ballew; jazz age; crooner; crooners; Big Band; 1920s; 78rpm; Orchestra
The Army was the original source of the V-Disc records, with their first being issued in October of 1943.The Army’s V-Disc project provided a monthly 'care' package of music specially recorded for troops overseas. Soldiers fighting a far-flung war welcomed these musical snapshots of life back home.The V-Disc project actually began in June 1941, six months before the United States' involvement in World War II, when Captain Howard Bronson was assigned to the Army's Recreation and Welfare Se...
Keywords: AFRS; WWII; Bing Crosby; Mills Brothers; Mitchell Ayers; Count Bassie; Earl Hines; Dick Haymes; Andrews Sisters; Frank Sinatra; Vaughn Monroe; Teddy Wilson; Army Air Force Orchestra; Benny Goodman; Glenn Miller; Artie Shaw
Downloads: 1,231 (1 review)